Gildan is a leading manufacturer of everyday basic apparel which markets its products in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America, under a diversified portfolio of Company-owned brands, including Gildan®, American Apparel®, Comfort Colors®, Gildan® Hammer™, Prim + Preux®, Gold Toe®, Anvil® by Gildan®, Alstyle®, Secret®, Silks®, Kushyfoot®, Secret Silky®, Therapy Plus™, Peds® and MediPeds®, and under the Under Armour® brand through a sock licensing agreement providing exclusive distribution rights in the United States and Canada. Our product offering includes activewear, underwear, socks, hosiery and legwear products sold to a broad range of customers, including wholesale distributors, screenprinters or embellishers, as well as to retailers that sell to consumers through their physical stores and/or e-commerce platforms. In addition, we sell directly to consumers through our own direct-to-consumer platforms.
Gildan owns and operates vertically-integrated, large-scale manufacturing facilities which are primarily located in Central America, the Caribbean Basin, North America, and Bangladesh. With over 50,000 employees worldwide Gildan operates with a strong commitment to industry-leading labor and environmental practices throughout its supply chain in accordance with its comprehensive Genuine Responsibility™ program embedded in the Company's long-term business strategy
The primary function of a card operator is to produce card sliver for drawing process in a safe and efficient manner.
Some specific duties include:
Operate 13 Rieter C70 cards safely and in a way to insure maximum quality and efficiency. Correct machine stops and repair broken sliver by splicing the ends together.
Clean scrapper blades, bottom rollers under web control, twist out front.
Waste cans should be emptied as often as necessary.
Clean between cards and sweep carding area at 9:30, 2:30 and 5:30 or as often as necessary to maintain good housekeeping at all times.
All Doors on cards must be closed.
All plastic covers must be on cards.
Physical job requirements for this position are:
Training will be provided for the qualified candidate.
Gildan understands that our employees are our biggest assets. With this in mind, we offer a generous benefits package that includes: Paid Vacation, Floating Holidays, Holidays, Health, Dental, Vision, Company Paid Life Insurance, AD&D, STD/LTD, matching 401(k) plan, and Employee Sales Discounts Events.